Quick Response By Fire Service Saves Welding Shop On The East Coast
Quick action has saved a welding shop at Montrose on the east coast of Demerara from being destroyed by fire. It is believed that a welder was working on a car when it engulfed in flames. The incident occurred just after lunch on Monday afternoon and has left the building scorched and the car completely damaged. No one was injured during the ordeal.
The proprietor of Apex Academy which is located next door to the welding shop has reported that the students of the school were not affected from the mishap and were quickly evacuated.
Persons at the welding shop when the incident occurred were able to control and put out the blaze before the fire service arrived on the scene.